Founder and CEO of the “Environment Group” http://environment.am Former Minister of Environment of the Republic of Armenia, Chair of Interstate Ecological Council of CIS, National Designated Authority of Green Climate Fund, Adaptation Fund, Political and Operational Focal Point of Global Environmental Facility, and Climate Convention in Armenia.
Ivano is widely acknowledged as the GCC's foremost expert in the fields of Sustainability, GHG inventories and Carbon Markets. He is a Board Director of the ESG Foundation and a subject matter expert in green economy, Sustainability and low carbon pathways from an economic standpoint. His primary work is with governments and corporate clients to develop long-term economic scenarios that help them understand the risks and opportunities that the transition to a low-carbon economy could bring to their operations.
As Global Head of Sustainability and Energy at JPMorgan Chase & Co., Alec Saltikoff oversees programs related to energy efficiency, sustainability, renewable energy and maximizing de-carbonization synergies for the firm’s Global Real Estate division.
Nabil led the Executive Office of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE Vice President, Prime Minister, and Ruler of Dubai for 10 years (2000-2010). Nabil was at the Center of the Dubai Government Modernization as he served as the Coordinator General of the Dubai Government Excellence Program and Executive President of the Dubai School of Government. He led the development of Dubai Strategy 2015 and established Dubai School of Government, a public policy institute created in collaboration with Harvard Kennedy School of Government, and Mohammed bin Rashid Leadership Development Program.
Samira Shabsogh is a Research Associate at Posterity Institute. She previously worked at McLarty Associates in Washington, DC, an international strategic advisory firm that is part of the Ankura Group of Companies, as an Associate with the MENA and Media practices, where she managed project deliverables and timelines for clients in the tech, healthcare, finance, CPG, energy, infrastructure, and entertainment sectors.
Fares Feghaly is a Research Associate at Posterity Institute. In his current role, Fares is responsible for conducting research projects, and drafting appropriate research materials and proposals. Fares brings three years of experience in health, safety, environment, and sustainability. He previously worked as an environmental engineer at AlSerkal Envirol, a joint recycling plant between Dubai Municipality and Blue LLC-AlSerkal Group. Fares was responsible for ensuring that the facility’s daily operations complied with Dubai Municipality’s standards and supported in developing the facility’s sustainability and net-zero emissions and waste strategies. Fares also helped develop the Blue LLC Whitepaper Series. Fares holds a Bachelor of Science in Environmental Sciences from the American University of Sharjah.
Hala Hatamleh is a Senior Manager at Posterity Institute. She worked earlier as a senior research and program development officer at the Queen Rania Foundation for Education and Development in Jordan She was leading on early childhood development research and pilot at the Foundation. Hala has a Master’s degree from London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) in Development Management and two Bachelor degrees; Computer Engineering from Yarmouk University in Jordan and Applied Arts and Sciences from Rochester Institute of Technology in New York, USA. She was a member of several organizations and networks such as Minhati, a scholarship program.
Yasar is a senior strategy advisor focused on emerging markets, with experience in public sectors.
Yasar is a senior strategy advisor focused on Emerging Markets, with experience in Public Sector Modernization, Technology for Development, and Education. He is Co-founder specialized advisory firms, International Advisory Group and Gov-Insights.